Our mission is to be ''the bank of choice'' for companies in the markets we serve. We establish strong long-term customer relationships by consistently exceeding the expectations of our customers and providing superior products and services. We provide a work environment that motivates and rewards energetic and competent people for contributing to the implementation of our strategies and the attainment of our goals. We enhance the value of the shareholder's interest by continually increasing the value of the bank and maintaining a sound credit portfolio. We are a positive influence in the communities we serve.